In Chapter 5 of my novel, Walter enters D.C.'s largest and most important conservative think tank. He discovers he is a "wealth creator" and begins to absorb the Constitutionalist philosophy. Click here to read it.
The story so far:
Chapter 1, in which we meet Walter and Valerie, can be read here.
Chapter 2, in which Valerie and Walter move to Washington, is here.
In Chapter 3, Walter starts work in a Senate office, meets his first D.C. powerbroker, and learns the rules of Washington partisanship is here.
In Chapter 4, Walter's girlfriend Valerie gets a job too, as a party planner. The country's ruling class gives a lot of parties, after all, and even in a nasty recession, personal services to that class remain a growth opportunity. Click here to read it.